As a member of Hope Street Group’s Board of Directors since 2009, Karen continues to be inspired by Hope Street Group’s mission of expanding access to economic opportunity for every American.
Karen is Founder/CEO of Good2Know Partners, a 501(c)(3) that develops professional networks for early childhood education providers. She is a member of her County Child Care Partnership Council, and is an advocate for quality early learning in California. She is a frequent participant in pro bono strategy consulting teams serving non-profit organizations in the Bay Area.
Karen also directs business development at Ellis Alden Vineyards, a premium wine-grower in Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley. Her business experience includes senior executive positions in marketing and distribution strategy in the television and health food industries.
Karen earned a BA from Boston College and MBA from Harvard Business School.